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Windows 7: How to lock a pdf to a certain pdf reader ignoring default pdf reader

26 Apr 2017   #1

Windows 7 Professional, 64-bit
How to lock a pdf to a certain pdf reader ignoring default pdf reader

Hi All,
I have my default pdf reader set for PDF-Exchange Editor because it has extra editing tools without extra cost.
But I have one pdf document that absolutely needs to come up in Adobe Acrobat. Is there any way to lock this one document to Adobe Acrobat and disregard the default pdf reader?


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26 Apr 2017   #2

Windows 7 32 bit

Are you double clicking the document to open it? If so the simplest alternative may be to put a shortcut to the PDF viewer you want in the Send To menu. Right click the document, navigate into Send To and click the shortcut.
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26 Apr 2017   #3

Windows 7 Professional, 64-bit

My process was similar: Adobe Acrobat is at the top of my "open with" menu.
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